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Dave Mackey

Dave Mackey : Ultra Runner Chooses to Amputate His Leg

Why This Ultrarunner Chose to Amputate His Leg After a nasty accident and 13 reconstructive surgeries, Dave Mackey made one ...
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Been There Done That

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Organ Transplants

Organ Transplants : The Canadian Society of Transplantation has decided organ solicitation is “ethically and legally acceptable”

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